Founded in 1758, Leesburg is one of Virginia's most attractive and vibrant communities. As the seat of government for the country's third fastest growing county, Leesburg has been successful at preserving its heritage, while embracing the advantages of being close to the nation's capital.
Leesburg is located just 35 miles northwest of Washington, DC, at the foothills of the Blue Ridge Mountains. The community's central location makes Leesburg a popular destination for families and government workers seeking an excellent quality of life while remaining within commuting distance from out nation's capital.
Residents and those considering a move to the area will be pleased to find that Leesburg offers an affordable real estate market with single-family homes in planned or gated communities, as well as condominiums and townhouses in new home subdivisions and suburban neighborhoods.
Leesburg offers city living with a small town atmosphere and with a range of affordable real estate in a variety of communities. Single-family homes in Leesburg start in the low $200,000s to upwards of $4.5 million for grand estates with a host of luxurious amenities, such as golf course or tennis court access. Some waterfront properties in Leesburg, VA can be found in the higher end of this price range. Leesburg area condominiums and townhouses start under $100,000 up to $1 million and more.
Leesburg Real Estate Stats and Trends for the week of April 20th, 2020: homes priced around $657,219 compared to $657,219 the previous week, to remain steady with no change in listing price. For Monday, April 20th, the current national mortgage rate for a 30 year fixed mortgage is 4.51%; the 15 year fixed rate is at 3.90%. For a loan larger than conventional conforming loans, or 'jumbo' loan, the 30 year rate is 4.41%, while the 15 year jumbo rate currently is at 4.12%.